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The Shuvalovs’ room in Rundale Palace, Latvia
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The Shuvalovs’ room illustrates the interior of the Palace in the second half of the 19th century. Particularly worth mentioning is the furniture made in Boulle marquetry which creates a luxurious atmosphere. Portraits in this room show the owners of the Palace at that time, brothers Pyotr and Pavel Shuvalov, as well as the Russian rulers.


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Uploaded: 24/01/2013
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Tags: architecture; history; art; baroque; rastrelli; latvija
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